Parking Rates (Permits, Ramps & Lots)

Parking rates vary by location and facility. Please note that parking rates are subject to change. 
Permit Renewal Letter
Monthly Permit Rates and Locations Map 


For permit availability or if we can be of service, please feel free to contact us at the Parking Services Office 517-483-4240 or email us.
  • Permit payments are due on or before the 1st of each month.
  • If not, a $15 late fee will be accessed to your account.
  • The Parking Services Office waives one late fee per lifetime.
Fiscal Year 2020 Permit Parking Rates effective July 1, 2019.

South Capitol Ramp 

Located at the northwest corner of Capitol and Kalamazoo near the Cooley Law School, Capitol Area Library, County Building, and Courts. 
  • Roof: $90
  • 3rd and 4th Level Covered: $115
  • Reserved: $141
  • Basement: $120

North Grand Ramp 

Located on Grand Avenue between Ottawa and Ionia near the Radisson and downtown.
  • Roof: $110
  • 3rd and 4th Level Covered: $140
  • 4th Level Reserved: $160

North Capitol Ramp

Located on Capitol between Shiawassee and Ionia on the south side of the Lansing Community College campus and near downtown.
  • All Levels: $110

Downtown Lots 


  • Lot 1: $90
  • Lot 49: $63
  • Lot 49A: $63
  • Lot 50: $35
  • Lot 52: $73
  • Lot 53: $73
  • Lot 55: $85

Outlying Lots 


  • Lot 8 per 1/2 hour: $0.75
  • Lot 9: $20
  • Lot 24: $20
  • Lot 17: $40
  • Lot 56 per 1/2 hour: $0.75
  • Lot 56 Daily Maximum: $10
  • Lot 56 Permit: $45

Parking Ramps Hourly


  • South Capitol & North Capitol per 1/2 hour: $1.25
  • North Grand per 1/2 hour: $1.50
  • South Capitol & North Capitol Daily Maximum: $12.50
  • North Grand Daily Maximum: $15.00
  • VIP per 1/2 hour: $1.05
  • VIP Daily Maximum: $12.50
  • Lost Ticket Fee: Up to two times daily maximum.

Special Event Parking


  • $10.00 per entry, per space, per day
  • Reserved (Lots): $14.00 per entry, per space, per day

Space Rental Per Space


  • Downtown Lots: $10 
  • Lot 56 (Tent Stake Rental): $14
  • Outlying Lots: $5

All Parking Lots


  • Motorcycle: $30

Baseball/Soccer


  • Individual Game: $5 

Meter Rates


  • Minimum is $0.75 per hour.
  • Maximum is $1.50 per hour.
Meter rates vary by location. Rates do not exceed $1.50 per hour.

Late Payment Fee


  • Per Permit: $15

Meter Capping Fee


  • $1 Per Meter 

Bagging Fees

  • Minimum Fee (Per Day): $5 - $12.50 
  • Additionally, there is a Meter Bagging Administration Fee:
  • (>24 hour notice): $20
  • (<24 hour notice): $40